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As a family group of 7, we had a most wonderful day’s cookery course and lunch. Petra was amazing... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chapso
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The 8 of us had the time of our life listening to Petra's exciting comprehensive background... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
notreallyacook2018
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Small intimate cooking school offering one-day cooking classes on sun-drenched Provencal and Mediterranean food and classic French cuisine. We also offer cheese and wine matching courses. Based in Uzes - one of the prettiest towns in the South of...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1 T rue Xavier Sigalon | Behind the Tourist Information Office, 30700, Uzes, France
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+33 7 77 23 41 57
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a family group of 7, we had a most wonderful day’s cookery course and lunch. Petra was amazing – so helpful and knowledgeable with her advice – and generous with her ingredients! Can’t recommend highly enough – one of the highlights of our holiday...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The 8 of us had the time of our life listening to Petra's exciting comprehensive background information on the menu we were preparing and how to prepare it (we needed no instruction on how to eat it.) We were hands on in every process...each of...More

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Petra C, Owner at Le Pistou Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Barbara, Thank you for this lovely write-up! We won't ever forget this day - it's not often we have everyone bursting into song while cooking. You were such a fabulous group!

Reviewed October 3, 2018

What a culinary adventure with Madame Petra. My husband and I had the most wonderful morning cooking at the school. It always amazes me how the most simplest meals with the right ingredients and the right guidance turns into something magical. Petra loves her craft...More

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Petra C, Owner at Le Pistou Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Thank you Cheryl and Frank - was a joy to meet you both!

Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful day of cooking, learning about Provence cuisine and then a relaxed lunch enjoying our creations. Loved every minute. Thanks Petra!

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Petra C, Owner at Le Pistou Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Thanks Prue, we enjoyed your company! Don't forget to say hi to Terese, Therese and Teresa!

Reviewed September 22, 2018

Petra made our experience at her cooking school more than lessons on cooking. There was wonderful helpful tricks for the kitchen and stunning tastes and delights but her stories of local history of food in the south of France her great humour and getting the...More

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Petra C, Owner at Le Pistou Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Thank you Carol for that nice review. I'm so glad you and Tony enjoyed the day. Hope to see you again some day!

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I wanted the grandchildren’s visit to be a cultural experience and what is more important than French cuisine! Petra designed a class just for them (girls ages 13 and 16, and a boy age 17). Of course I wanted to take it too! What a...More

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Petra C, Owner at Le Pistou Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Thank you so very much for this lovely review Paula - it was a delight to have you and your grandchildren. Great to hear they're intending to repeat the recipes at home. Tell them to send pictures!! xx

Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

I'm so glad we were able to take part in these wonderful classes as we had just the best time of our holiday! Fabulous dishes, delicious to taste and pretty on the plate, yet so simple to make thanks to the easy to follow instructions...More

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Petra C, Owner at Le Pistou Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Mrs Average is you Rosi?? I think you are anything but! Thank you very much, not only for the review but contributing to the fun! Maybe see you and Steve next year!

Reviewed August 21, 2018

I researched several cooking course options for our girls' trip to Provence, and even though it was an hour and a half drive from where we were staying, I selected Le Pistou based on the glowing reviews and because of the appealing course offering to...More

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Petra C, Owner at Le Pistou Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Hi Laurie, Honestly, we had as much fun as you so thank you for contributing to the atmosphere! Mark is still talking about y'awll! Looking forward to seeing you again!! A bientot!

Reviewed August 11, 2018

Petra is not only a wonderful chef she is also an interesting, joyful person who makes you feel relaxed and welcomed from the very first bonjour! You will learn a lot and have a great deal of fun whilst doing so. These are small classes...More

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Petra C, Owner at Le Pistou Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Hi Jan and Lisa (at least I think it is you?). Thanks for the review - I'm missing you girls walking by and waving every day! Keep in touch and look forward to seeing you next year!!

Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

What a joy Petra’s cooking class was! My husband and I brought our family of 5 daughters ages 16-9, and we all loved it! Great recipes! AMAZING food! Beautiful kitchen and facilities! AND the best chef/instructor we could have hoped for! It far exceeded our...More

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Petra C, Owner at Le Pistou Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Hi Kelly and Jon, Well, as you know, we are all still talking about your beautiful, motivated and focused girls! Loved the photos you posted and sent! I so loved meeting you all! xxxxx

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